Hive Learning Live

VIP Breakfast Critical strategies for closing your gender, disability and ethnicity pay gaps in 2019 

The secret to scaling inclusive culture according to Dr Frank Douglas (CEO of Caerus Executive), Ann Francke (CEO of Chartered Management Institute) and Kate Newhouse (CEO of Blenheim Chalcot) 

08:00 - 10:00| 30 January 2019 | The Ivy Soho Brasserie, London



With the gender pay gap at 8.6%, the disability pay gap at 15% and the ethnicity pay gap at 37% it's never been more critical to move the needle. Organisations must act now to solve their diversity problems. But evidence has shown that process alone will not move the needle. Building inclusive culture is a critical component of the diversity dividend.  

Dr Frank Douglas - CEO of Caerus Executive, Ann Francke - CEO of CMI and Kate Newhouse - CEO of Blenheim Chalcot, will come together to share anecdotes, research and practical advice on what organisations can do to increase inclusivity, belonging and begin closing destructive pay gaps.  

On 30th January 2019 at The Ivy Soho Brasserie, London we’re bringing together some of the brightest minds from across the C-Suite to discuss the strategies, solutions and success stories in being inclusive and closing pay gaps. We’d love you to join us.  


  • Named as one of the 'top five movers and shakers' in the culture and inclusion space, Dr Frank Douglas will speak on his phenomenal career, building transformative HR programmes at some of the world's biggests businesses and sharing some secrets for success. 
  • Published author and visionary, Ann will be sharing insights into CMI’s work with leading organisations on closing the gender pay gap. 
  • Innovator of the Year 2017 at Everywoman Women in Technology awards Kate will speak on her experiences and how leaders can harness inclusivity to close pay gaps and increase a sense of belonging. 
  • Dozens of ideas and strategies you can implement tomorrow  

  • Learn. Get practical tips on what it takes to drive inclusivity and belonging - with impact, from Dr Frank Douglas, Ann Francke and Kate Newhouse.
  • Network with other senior leaders. Connect with other senior peers from diverse companies and industries to share knowledge, insight and experiences.  
  • Leave inspired. HiveLIVE events are designed to provide actionable takeaways that enable leaders to hit the ground running. 
  • Start your day in style. Your morning will be fuelled by great food and the chance to visit London hotspot, The Ivy Soho Brasserie

Date: 30th January 2019 Time: 08:00 - 10:00 Location: Ivy Soho Brasserie, 26-28 Broadwick Street, London W1F 8JB